Definition of utilize

Definition of utilize
  1. utilize Verb Alternative spelling of utilise
  2. utilise Verb To make useful, to find a practical use for.
  3. utilise Verb To make of; to use.
  4. utilise Verb To make best use of; to use to its fullest extent, potential, or ability.
  5. utilise Verb To make do with; to use in manner different from that originally intendedT.A.R. Cheney, "Getting the Words Right", Writer's Digest Books (1983).
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